The average salary for a pastry chef in the United States is around $25,955 per year.
This is 57% below the national average. Updated in 2018.
Pastry chefs earn an average yearly salary of $25,955. Wages typically start from $22,564 and go up to $37,825.
Pastry chef earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Pastry chef salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do pastry chef salaries compare to similar careers?
|Food batchmaker salary||$30K|
|Dietetic technician salary||$27K|
|Pastry chef salary||$26K|
|Cake designer salary||$22K|
|Food server salary||$24K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)